Steelworkers' Gerard talks TPP

Posted by mmcmullan on 11/08/2013

Did you catch Leo Gerard, president of the United Steelworkers, speaking about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on MSNBC last night?

Asked host Ed Schultz:

Why is the Obama administration doing this?

Said Gerard:

I think for a long time there's been this fallacy in Washington that these trade deals create exports. Well let me tell you: They do create exports, but if you look at net exports versus imports, we're continuing to have a deficit.

Yup. He's right. Watch the Gerard's interview below:

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